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The Forest and the Trees : Sociology as Life, Practice, and Promise, Paperback / softback Book

The Forest and the Trees : Sociology as Life, Practice, and Promise Paperback / softback


If sociology could teach everyone just one thing, what would it be?

The Forest and the Trees is one sociologist's response to the hypothetical-the core insight with the greatest potential to change how people see the world and themselves in relation to it.

This revised and updated edition features: * A new chapter that brings together the various aspects of the sociological model described in previous chapters with a detailed application to the origins of racism in the United States *A discussion of how individuals can participate in social change by stepping off paths of least resistance *The addition of graphics to illustrate the sociological model of systems and individuals


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 216 pages
  • Publisher: Temple University Press,U.S.
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  • Category: Sociology
  • ISBN: 9781592138760

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